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Kresgeville in Monroe County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Fort Norris

 
 
Fort Norris Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, August 2, 2015
1. Fort Norris Marker
Inscription. Built in 1756 by the Province of Pennsylvania. One of a series of frontier defenses erected during the French and Indian War. The site was about a mile distant.
 
Erected 1947 by Pennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission.
 
Location. 40° 54.14′ N, 75° 29.441′ W. Marker is in Kresgeville, Pennsylvania, in Monroe County. Marker is on Interchange Road (US 209). Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Kresgeville PA 18333, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 12 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. A different marker also named Fort Norris (here, next to this marker); Sullivan Expedition Against the Iroquois Indians, 1779 (approx. 9.5 miles away but has been reported missing); Sullivan's March (approx. 9.5 miles away); The Old Mill (approx. 9.5 miles away); a different marker also named Sullivan Expedition Against the Iroquois Indians (approx. 11.1 miles away); a different marker also named Sullivan's March (approx. 11.1 miles away); Pennsylvania House Slate Exchange Hotel (approx. 11.7 miles away); Walnutport (approx. 11.8 miles away).
 
Categories. Forts, CastlesWar, French and Indian
 
Fort Norris Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, August 2, 2015
2. Fort Norris Marker
This Fort Norris Marker is next to the other Fort Norris Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, August 2, 2015
3. This Fort Norris Marker is next to the other Fort Norris Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 136 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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